Recently, we mentioned some great ideas for spending your holiday gift cards on. Today I want to spotlight two items that our friends at ThinkGeek sent over for us to play with and do a bit of a review. Harry Potter AND Star Wars! Both of these are fun and are 100% worth dropping some gift card cash on! Harry Potter Hand-Controlled Candle ThinkGeek $19.99 … Continue reading Modern Man POST Holiday Gift Guide – ThinkGeek Harry Potter & Star Wars Specials!
Happy New Year! I hope 2019 is ready to shower you all with good things! I also hope that the holiday season of 2018 showered you with goodies too! I got some great “toys” – a pneumatic nail gun, an Amazon Echo Dot and a gigantic LEGO set for Kylo Ren’s tie fighter. Also… gift cards. Raise your hands if, as folks in our 40s, … Continue reading Modern Man POST Holiday Gift Guide – What To Spend Your Gift Cards On
On Facebook, I was challenged by a friend to share a favorite Christmas song, every day, for 12 days. I’ve enjoyed these kinds of lists in the past – and I LOVE Christmas music. So, I was happy to do it! Christmas music is pure joy to me. I’m sad when the radio stops playing it at some point on Christmas day and goes back … Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas Songs! My Favorites!
Last week I got the email: “We’re going to all dress up for Halloween, here in the office.” Now, I’m not a total kill-joy in life. I’ve dressed in more costumes than I remember thanks to my years and years in community theater. I’m happy to dress with my kids while we go trick-or-treating. There’s just something about sitting around in the office, in costume, … Continue reading Office-Friendly Halloween Costumes for The Modern Man
A few months ago I wrote about my doctor challenging me to lose weight, for the better of myself and everyone in my life. Then, a bit after that, I wrote about a day I ‘cheated’ on my diet with an amazing donut from a local pop-up shop called Deviant Donuts. I mentioned how it felt so good. Recently, it was Father’s Day weekend. My … Continue reading I Binged Off My Diet – And It HURT!
Check the calendar, guys! Mothers Day is coming up. What are you doing for your mom and/or spouse? Flowers? Done that. Dinner? Done that. Jewelry? Done that. Photo of the kids? Done that. Think about what you want for Fathers Day. Do you really need a new coffee mug or tie or golf towel? Those are too easy. We want something we’ll really use – … Continue reading Mind of Modern Man and ThinkGeek Pop Culture Journals Review
In case you missed it over the past several weeks, we have been sharing stories that can help a guy out on Valentine’s Day. Today IS Valentine’s Day – but you still have time! 🙂 Click the banners below to read each story and have a great Valentine’s Day! A purr-fect Valentine’s Day gift from ThinkGeek for your significant other or your kids! Want to … Continue reading The Complete Modern Man Valentine’s Day Tips Guide